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Why Join?

Join the Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce to build your career, your company and your community.

You can count on the area's broadest and most diverse network of organizations to connect you with the people and resources you need.

We serve every career stage and every kind of enterprise – entrepreneurs, nonprofits, young professionals, experienced executives, and everyone in between. The more connections we cultivate, the more opportunities we can create.

Our vision is a thriving regional economy. How do we get there? Together.

Click here to become a member.

No enterprise is too small or too large to join the Chamber. Really! We offer special rates for minority-owned enterprises and sole proprietors.

As a Chamber member, you'll enjoy...

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Networking with potential clients, customers, colleagues and mentors

A platform for emerging leaders to learn and grow

Opportunities to collaborate

Extensive brand exposure and online marketing

Dozens of events and meetings each year – choose what works for you

Access to decision makers

Advocacy with local and state government

Business Connections

Chamber members host after hours networking at our monthly Let’s Connect.

Round Tables, Councils and Committees meet monthly or quarterly on industry-specific topics.

Partners in Trust, the Chamber's leadership circle, support the Chamber as key investors in our business community.

Current and emerging leaders join the Leaders Lab of Greater Charlottesville to build leadership skills and practice collaborative community problem-solving.

Chamber newsletter, website, and social media keep you up to date on local business and member news.


Online business directory attracting hundreds of searches per month

Free announcements in the Chamber e-newsletter

Ribbon Cuttings for grand openings and business milestones

Member Newsroom for promoting your press releases

Chamber Spotlight to share your story with our audience

Free event listings and job postings through ChamberMaster

Chamber mailing list available for purchase

Business Services

Public policy advocacy and individual member support in legislative matters

Certificates of Origin for American made products

Questions? We’d love to connect with you! You can reach us at 434.295.3141 or